In The News South Africa

Security upgrades at Cape Town mayor’s home all above board – council speaker

CAPE TOWN, October 1  – Security work at City of Cape Town mayor Patricia de Lille’s private residence is above board and  in line with provisions of national legislation, council speaker Dirk Smit said on Sunday. Responding to reports of alleged irregular upgrades to De Lille’s home “quoting faceless, nameless sources in the safety and […]

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Zim youth threaten “Boko Haram route” against Mugabe regime

HARARE, October 1 – Political temperatures are boiling in Zimbabwe as citizens increasingly lose faith on the authoritarian regime of President Robert Mugabe. Police have in recent days fired teargas canisters and rubber bullets to disperse enraged youths violently protesting against general economic meltdown marked by cash shortages, dearth of basic commodities and worsening unemployment […]

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Cape Town’s Philippi East murders call for urgent review of crime prevention strategy – Sanco

JOHANNESBURG, October 1 – South Africa’s national crime prevention strategy needs to be urgently reviewed for additional resources to be allocated to communities terrorised by violent crimes, gangsterism, and drugs, the South African National Civic Organisation (Sanco) said on Sunday. This comes in the wake of the murder of 11 people in shooting incidents in […]